Business Level 4 – Management Accounting

Pearson/Edexcel BTEC Level 4 – Management Accounting

Tecol Unit Code: L4B-B05
BTEC Code: H/508/0489
Format: On-line
Award: Level 4 Unit
Accreditation: Pearson
Study + Assessment Time: 60 + 90 Hours

This unit can be studied  as part of a BTEC HNC or HND in Business

Introduction

The overall aim of this unit is to introduce the fundamentals of management accounting which apply to the wider business environment and the organisations which operate within that environment. Students will explore how management accounting uses financial data to aid planning decisions, and the monitoring and control of finance within organisations.

On successful completion of this unit students will be in a position to present financial statements in a workplace context and be able to assist senior colleagues with financial business planning. In addition, students will have the fundamental knowledge and skills to progress onto a higher level of study.

 

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this unit a student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of management accounting systems
  • Apply a range of management accounting techniques
  • Explain the use of planning tools used in management accounting
  • Compare ways in which organisations could use management accounting to respond to financial problems